Research & Insights

Results: 11 Articles found.
  • Truth or Consequences

    Truth or Consequences

    Feb 26, 2015 12:00 AM BIZED EDITORIAL STAFF

    Why undesirable solutions fuel disbelief.

  • How Open-Source Leaders Emerge

    How Open Source Leaders Emerge

    Feb 26, 2015 12:00 AM BizEd Editorial Staff

    IN OPEN-SOURCE PROJECTS such as the online encyclopedia Wikipedia or the operating system Linux, large groups of geographically distributed people, with little or no affiliation with one another, produce successful results even with no formal leadership in place.

  • Yelp as Prophet?

    Yelp as Prophet?

    Feb 26, 2015 12:00 AM BizEd Editorial Staff

    THREE RESEARCHERS at the University of Maryland’s Smith School of Business in College Park are developing a tool to predict whether a restaurant is about to shut its doors for good.

  • Disgust and Self Interest

    Feb 26, 2015 12:00 AM BizEd Editorial Staff

    In a study involving 600 participants, researchers found that individuals were more likely to engage in self-interested behaviors such as lying and cheating after writing essays or viewing film scenes that provoked feelings of disgust than those who had not.

Results: 11 Articles found.